Tag: frequency

  • Why do railings whistle in the wind?

    How railings create a whistling sound, and example from the Falls of the Ohio State Park

  • Musical saws and harmonics

    In my last post on musical saw’s I wrote: “The tone of the saw is unlike conventional instruments, it’s very clear and pure. This happens because the instrument makes very few higher harmonics to add colour to the sound.” which prompted a comment: “I would say that on the saw the overtones are vivid and…